Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 24 25
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,884 2,391 3,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.15% 7.54% 7.76%
As % of the Vendors category 13.58% 15.84% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 2,129 2,789
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £65,050
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,875 15,090 20,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.29% 47.60% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10,906 12,105 16,860
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -7 619 £39,000 +4.00% 71
Thames Valley -27 595 £40,000 -11.11% 89
Surrey -6 422 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Berkshire -16 413 £45,000 -10.00% 60
Buckinghamshire +19 126 £36,000 -12.20% 17
West Sussex +11 110 £35,000 -10.26% 4
East Sussex -28 75 £36,000 -9.43% 12
Kent -14 72 £37,750 -8.48% 22
Oxfordshire -75 58 £35,000 -15.66% 12
Home Counties +14 2 £62,500 -10.71%
Middlesex +10 2 £37,500 -11.76%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,319 (70.01%) Windows
2 1,154 (61.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 924 (49.04%) Windows Server
4 919 (48.78%) Microsoft
5 906 (48.09%) Active Directory
6 617 (32.75%) Cisco
7 535 (28.40%) Hyper-V
8 489 (25.96%) Linux
9 487 (25.85%) ITIL
10 466 (24.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 454 (24.10%) Firewall
12 451 (23.94%) MS Exchange
13 426 (22.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 420 (22.29%) Citrix
15 419 (22.24%) Office 365
16 407 (21.60%) SQL Server
17 382 (20.28%) SQL
18 355 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 338 (17.94%) WAN
20 311 (16.51%) LAN
21 308 (16.35%) SAN
22 268 (14.23%) TCP/IP
23 267 (14.17%) DNS
24 262 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
25 258 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
26 235 (12.47%) vSphere
27 233 (12.37%) PowerShell
28 221 (11.73%) Windows 10
29 220 (11.68%) SCCM
30 219 (11.62%) Data Centre

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 451 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 191 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 169 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 115 (6.10%) IIS
5 92 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 80 (4.25%) OpenStack
7 55 (2.92%) Apache
8 47 (2.49%) Skype for Business
9 41 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 36 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 25 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (0.64%) Confluence
14 12 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.48%) nginx
16 9 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 135 (7.17%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.053%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.42%) Teamcenter
4 6 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.053%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.053%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 426 (22.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 419 (22.24%) Office 365
3 262 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (3.61%) IaaS
5 58 (3.08%) PaaS
6 43 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (1.96%) SaaS
8 17 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
10 13 (0.69%) Mimecast
11 11 (0.58%) Bluemix
11 11 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.32%) G Suite
14 5 (0.27%) Akamai
15 4 (0.21%) Yammer
16 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 454 (24.10%) Firewall
2 338 (17.94%) WAN
3 311 (16.51%) LAN
4 308 (16.35%) SAN
5 268 (14.23%) TCP/IP
6 267 (14.17%) DNS
7 191 (10.14%) DHCP
7 191 (10.14%) VPN
8 133 (7.06%) VoIP
9 114 (6.05%) VLAN
10 101 (5.36%) Wireless
11 60 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
12 59 (3.13%) NAS
13 57 (3.03%) Network Security
14 54 (2.87%) MPLS
15 52 (2.76%) Internet
16 47 (2.49%) IPsec
17 46 (2.44%) Skype
18 42 (2.23%) SSL
19 40 (2.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.29%) MySQL
3 41 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 39 (2.07%) MongoDB
4 39 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 38 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 31 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.11%) MariaDB
10 20 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.64%) Big Data
14 11 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.48%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
18 6 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 19 (1.01%) JIRA
3 18 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 16 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 15 (0.80%) Selenium
6 13 (0.69%) Vagrant
7 12 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (0.48%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.32%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.21%) Maven
13 3 (0.16%) eggPlant
13 3 (0.16%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.11%) Bower
14 2 (0.11%) NuGet
General
1 160 (8.49%) Finance
2 64 (3.40%) Telecoms
3 42 (2.23%) Marketing
4 33 (1.75%) Retail
5 24 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 19 (1.01%) Electronics
6 19 (1.01%) Legal
7 15 (0.80%) Law
7 15 (0.80%) Military
7 15 (0.80%) Publishing
8 14 (0.74%) Advertising
9 13 (0.69%) Banking
10 10 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.53%) Games
11 9 (0.48%) Automotive
11 9 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.32%) Billing
13 5 (0.27%) French Language
13 5 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 364 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 303 (16.08%) Support Engineer
3 215 (11.41%) Analyst
4 147 (7.80%) IT Support
5 145 (7.70%) IT Engineer
6 132 (7.01%) Consultant
6 132 (7.01%) Support Analyst
7 127 (6.74%) VMware Engineer
8 126 (6.69%) Administrator
9 125 (6.63%) Architect
10 122 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 120 (6.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 117 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 114 (6.05%) Network Engineer
14 104 (5.52%) Windows Engineer
15 89 (4.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 88 (4.67%) Server Engineer
16 88 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
17 87 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support
18 84 (4.46%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.55%) Web Services
2 36 (1.91%) .NET
2 36 (1.91%) Middleware
3 28 (1.49%) HTML
4 24 (1.27%) LDAP
5 14 (0.74%) HTML5
5 14 (0.74%) JSON
5 14 (0.74%) Spring
6 12 (0.64%) Java EE
6 12 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (0.58%) WCF
8 10 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 10 (0.53%) Spring Boot
9 9 (0.48%) 802.1X
9 9 (0.48%) CSS
10 8 (0.42%) LAMP
10 8 (0.42%) SOAP
11 7 (0.37%) RESTful
11 7 (0.37%) Spring Integration
12 5 (0.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 219 (11.62%) Data Centre
2 89 (4.72%) Clustering
3 81 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 64 (3.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 62 (3.29%) Driving Licence
6 57 (3.03%) Private Cloud
7 49 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 45 (2.39%) Public Cloud
9 38 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 37 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (1.59%) Fat Client
11 30 (1.59%) Thin Client
12 27 (1.43%) Replication
13 23 (1.22%) iPhone
14 17 (0.90%) User Experience
15 15 (0.80%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.58%) Handset
16 11 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
17 9 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1,319 (70.01%) Windows
2 924 (49.04%) Windows Server
3 489 (25.96%) Linux
4 466 (24.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 355 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 221 (11.73%) Windows 10
7 216 (11.46%) Windows 7
8 121 (6.42%) Unix
9 105 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 101 (5.36%) Windows 8
11 99 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 74 (3.93%) CentOS
13 34 (1.80%) Ubuntu
14 30 (1.59%) Mac OS X
15 25 (1.33%) Solaris
16 19 (1.01%) Debian
17 13 (0.69%) Windows XP
18 12 (0.64%) Apple iOS
19 11 (0.58%) AIX
20 10 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (25.85%) ITIL
2 132 (7.01%) DevOps
3 131 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 124 (6.58%) Presales
6 99 (5.25%) Service Management
7 98 (5.20%) Change Management
8 97 (5.15%) Problem Management
9 95 (5.04%) Project Management
10 81 (4.30%) Mentoring
11 78 (4.14%) Migration
12 72 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
13 70 (3.72%) Software Engineering
14 69 (3.66%) Configuration Management
15 60 (3.18%) High Availability
15 60 (3.18%) Information Security
15 60 (3.18%) Service Delivery
16 54 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 51 (2.71%) Customer Requirements
18 47 (2.49%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 382 (20.28%) SQL
2 233 (12.37%) PowerShell
3 151 (8.01%) Python
4 109 (5.79%) Perl
5 104 (5.52%) Bash Shell
6 82 (4.35%) Java
6 82 (4.35%) Ruby
7 37 (1.96%) C
8 30 (1.59%) PHP
9 29 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 28 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.01%) C#
12 15 (0.80%) VBScript
13 13 (0.69%) C++
14 12 (0.64%) Bourne shell
15 10 (0.53%) VB
16 7 (0.37%) Ada
16 7 (0.37%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.32%) Korn
18 5 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 258 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 195 (10.35%) Cisco Certification
3 160 (8.49%) MCSE
4 151 (8.01%) Security Cleared
5 141 (7.48%) CCNA
6 130 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 125 (6.63%) Degree
8 121 (6.42%) SC Cleared
9 102 (5.41%) MCSA
10 96 (5.10%) CCNP
11 69 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
12 65 (3.45%) MCP
13 51 (2.71%) DV Cleared
14 41 (2.18%) CCA
14 41 (2.18%) Citrix Certification
15 39 (2.07%) RHCE
16 37 (1.96%) RHCSA
17 36 (1.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 24 (1.27%) MCITP
19 23 (1.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (8.39%) SLA
2 29 (1.54%) QA
3 26 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.64%) PMO
5 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 2 (0.11%) GAMP
7 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.11%) RMADS
8 1 (0.053%) BS25999
8 1 (0.053%) DICOM
8 1 (0.053%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1,154 (61.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 906 (48.09%) Active Directory
3 535 (28.40%) Hyper-V
4 235 (12.47%) vSphere
5 171 (9.08%) VMware ESXi
6 91 (4.83%) XenApp
7 69 (3.66%) Docker
8 57 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
9 56 (2.97%) XenDesktop
10 40 (2.12%) Virtual Servers
10 40 (2.12%) VirtualBox
11 36 (1.91%) VMware NSX
12 31 (1.65%) KVM
13 26 (1.38%) vCloud
14 25 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 24 (1.27%) NFS
16 19 (1.01%) Xen
17 18 (0.96%) Terminal Services
18 15 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
19 13 (0.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 220 (11.68%) SCCM
2 126 (6.69%) Puppet
3 101 (5.36%) vCenter Server
4 88 (4.67%) SCOM
5 69 (3.66%) Ansible
6 66 (3.50%) Backup Exec
7 60 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
8 59 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 41 (2.18%) Kubernetes
10 38 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 34 (1.80%) WSUS
12 33 (1.75%) SCVMM
13 31 (1.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 27 (1.43%) Nagios
15 26 (1.38%) NetBackup
16 21 (1.11%) vRealize
17 20 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
18 17 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
19 12 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
20 11 (0.58%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 919 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 617 (32.75%) Cisco
3 420 (22.29%) Citrix
4 209 (11.09%) HP
5 167 (8.86%) NetApp
6 164 (8.70%) Oracle
7 160 (8.49%) Red Hat
8 127 (6.74%) Dell
9 114 (6.05%) Juniper
9 114 (6.05%) Symantec
10 85 (4.51%) Veeam
11 74 (3.93%) F5
12 55 (2.92%) Apple
13 54 (2.87%) SolarWinds
14 51 (2.71%) Veritas
15 48 (2.55%) EMC
16 47 (2.49%) Palo Alto
17 40 (2.12%) IBM
18 38 (2.02%) 3PAR
19 37 (1.96%) EqualLogic